Pensioners pay Scottish Roofing Company in cryptocurrency

As Bitcoin's popularity grows, a growing number of businesses in Scotland have launched cryptocurrency payments. A Glasgow rooftop company now says more of its customers, including retirees, are willing to pay with crypto. ASAP Roofing accepts cryptocurrency for its services Kaeleb Mckay, who runs a roofing company with his father, Cameron, recently told British media that his company has seen a large number of customers pay in crypto. The 20-year-old Scot also said that people who use the cryptocurrency are surprised by the company's crypto customer base, including retirees. ASAP Roofing and Building Ltd started accepting cryptocurrency last year, the Daily record reported, and is currently offering bitcoin (BTC), bitcoin cash (BCH), ethereum (ETH), dogecoin (DOGE), litecoin (LTC), and XRP. according to the website. The young entrepreneur from Wishaw in Lanarkshire commented: We've been accepting crypto for a while. Ideal for a company because it is paid immediately. Kaeleb's business is a family owned roofing and construction company based in Glasgow, Scotland's most populous city. It operates in central Scotland and the north of England and specializes in maintenance and repair services for commercial and conventional construction. Crypto firms are increasingly targeting the 'Grey Pound' as soon as the owner of Roofing has admitted to being involved in the crypto space for years. “I have had a personal interest in cryptocurrency trading since 2014,” said Kaeleb Mckay, adding that he was “surprised by some people who want to pay in this way.” He told the publication: I did a roof repair for about £500 for a retiree in his late 60s in Glasgow in November and he said he wanted to pay with Bitcoin. This is not an isolated case, as Mckay's company, which advertises itself as Scotland's leading roofer, has other senior Brits looking to use the cryptocurrency. "I have another"

Join the Discussion

  • BrokerEUR/USD
    IG 0.6pips (fixed) margin: 3.33%
    InterTrader 0.6pips (fixed) margin: 3.33%
  • Back to top